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According to WordNet, the verb "convert" has 11 sense(s).

200381013 change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy; "We converted from 220 to 110 Volt".

201084724 complete successfully; "score a penalty shot or free throw".

200115157 change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers".

201084866 score an extra point or points after touchdown by kicking the ball through the uprights or advancing the ball into the end zone; "Smith converted and his team won".

200114837 change in nature, purpose, or function; undergo a chemical change; "The substance converts to an acid".

201084588 score (a spare).

200385385 cause to adopt a new or different faith; "The missionaries converted the Indian population".

200769553 make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something; "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product".

200161225 exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?"; "He changed his name"; "convert centimeters into inches"; "convert holdings into shares".

200161987 exchange a penalty for a less severe one.

200384411 change religious beliefs, or adopt a religious belief; "She converted to Buddhism".

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